Deutsche Bank Championship helping bombing victims

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Even though it’s been more than four months, the Deutsche Bank Championship will offer visible signs this week that its thoughts are with the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings.

Players, caddies, volunteers, and sponsors will be given blue and gold ribbons to wear during the tournament at TPC Boston, and spectators also have been asked to wear those colors for the final round on Monday, which has been designated as Boston Strong Day. Blue bracelets stamped with “Boston Strong” will be available at the tournament for $3, with proceeds benefiting One Fund Boston.

On Wednesday, a few people who were seriously injured in the bombings were recognized at the tournament, and will receive new sets of Nike clubs through a custom fitting at Golfsmith.

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